INFORMATION

Welcome

Welcome to White Sands Missile Range (WSMR). Whether you are coming for a duty assignment or job, as a test customer or as a visitor,

History

HOW IT ALL BEGAN … In early fall 1944, as a result of America’s accelerated missile program, it became evident that a land range

Organizations and Missions

White Sands Missile Range is the largest overland military test range in the United States, occupying some 3,200 square miles of southern New Mexico.

Community Services and Facilities

AQUATIC CENTER 575-678-1068 www.wsmrmwr.com The Aquatic Center in Building 462, adjacent to the Community Center, offers a 25-meter, eight-lane, indoor, year-round pool plus a 24-foot-diameter

Neighboring Communities

LAS CRUCES, NEW MEXICO Just west of White Sands Missile Range and about a 35-mile drive through the Organ Mountain range is the city

NEWS

Lost art of H-60 inspection proves useful after lightning strike

Story by Joseph Mendiola on 08/08/2019 REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. (Aug. 8, 2019) A lost art of inspecting helicopters is coming back to the forefront due

Governor Cooper and the N.C. National Guard Commemorate 75th Anniversary of Historic WWII National Guard Battle The Battle of Mortain

Story by LTC Matthew Devivo on 08/08/2019 On Tuesday, August 6, 2019, Governor Roy Cooper presented to the North Carolina National Guard a proclamation commemorating

Legacy of Light: Marblehead Light etched in Great Lakes history

Story by Walter Ham on 08/06/2019 MARBLEHEAD, Ohio Etching its place in history, the Marblehead Light is the oldest lighthouse in continuous operation on the

Civilian finds career, family at AFMC

Story by Darrius Parker on 08/06/2019 WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio It is one thing to love a job and career, but when peace, comfort

First Team Army Civilian Ensures Readiness for Deploying Soldiers

Story by Wendy Arevalo on 08/05/2019 FORT KNOX, Ky. For Jake Stover, 1st Theater Sustainment Command (TSC) assistant deployment specialist, going above and beyond i

Civil outreach strengthens relationships during Pacific Pathways Exercise Cartwheel

Story by 1LT MARK SAGVOLD on 08/02/2019 LABASA, Fiji Primary school children welcomed the visiting team of U.S. Army civil affairs Soldiers Aug. 1, 2019,
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